House Bill 241
117th Congress(2021-2022)
Tropical Forest and Coral Reef Conservation Reauthorization Act of 2021
Active
Active
Passed House on Apr 19, 2021
Overview
Text
Introduced
Jan 11, 2021
Latest Action
Apr 20, 2021
Origin Chamber
House
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
241
Congress
117
Policy Area
International Affairs
International Affairs
Primary focus of measure is matters affecting foreign aid, human rights, international law and organizations; national governance; arms control; diplomacy and foreign officials; alliances and collective security. Measures concerning trade agreements, tariffs, foreign investments, and foreign loans may fall under Foreign Trade and International Finance policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Ohio
California
Minnesota
New Jersey
Wisconsin
Passed
April 19, 2021
Type
Voice Vote
Voice Vote
A vote in which the presiding officer states the question, then asks those in favor and against to say "Yea" or "Nay," respectively, and announces the result according to his or her judgment. The names or numbers of senators voting on each side are not recorded.
Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.
Summary

Tropical Forest and Coral Reef Conservation Reauthorization Act of 2021

This bill extends through FY2026 authority for debt-for-nature swaps and debt buyback programs that reduce or convert debt obligations from eligible countries to the United States into funding for nature conservation and protection efforts in that country.

Text (3)
April 19, 2021
January 11, 2021
Actions (11)
04/20/2021
Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 47.
04/19/2021
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
04/19/2021
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H1945)
04/19/2021
Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.
04/19/2021
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 241.
04/19/2021
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H1945-1946)
04/19/2021
Mr. Castro (TX) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
02/25/2021
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
02/25/2021
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
01/11/2021
Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.
01/11/2021
Introduced in House
Public Record
Created
Jan 12, 2021 8:12:14 AM
Updated
May 10, 2021 3:16:46 PM